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Auburn in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

William H. Seward

Born 1801 — Died 1872

 

—Resided in This House 1824-1872 —

 
William H. Seward Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
1. William H. Seward Marker
Inscription.
William H. Seward
Born 1801 — Died 1872
Resided in This House 1824-1872

New York Governor, United States
Senator, Secretary of State in Cabinets
of Presidents Abraham Lincoln and
Andrew Johnson. The leading figure
in the purchase of Alaska.

 
Erected 1958 by Proud and Grateful Citizens of Auburn.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 42° 55.775′ N, 76° 33.962′ W. Marker is in Auburn, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of South Street (New York State Route 34) and Grover Street, on the right when traveling south on South Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 South Street, Auburn NY 13021, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. David Munson Osborne Memorial City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to Cayuga County Soldiers and Sailors (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexis De Tocqueville (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named William H. Seward
National Historic Landmark Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
2. National Historic Landmark Plaque
On east side of house, right of the door.
(about 400 feet away); Dedicated to the Memory of William H. Seward (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Memory of Harriet Tubman (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cayuga County Court House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cayuga County (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
 
Also see . . .  Seward House. (Submitted on September 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
3. Southward
East Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
4. East Side
Facing the intersection.
North Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
5. North Side
West Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
6. West Side
West & South Sides image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
7. West & South Sides
South Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
8. South Side
View from Grover Street at Intersection image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
9. View from Grover Street at Intersection
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on September 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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